The table below looks at the statistics for Incident Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Incident Management over the 3 months to 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Incident Management
Rank 99 137 170
Rank change year-on-year
+38 +33
Contract jobs citing Incident Management 178 114 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.80% 1.24% 0.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.40% 1.71% 1.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 58 35
Average daily rate
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£348 £300 £281
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.91% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £114 £133
10% offered a daily rate of more than £521 £425 £428
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £331 £275
% change year-on-year
-1.88% +20.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 6 14
Average hourly rate £13.00 £18.50 £12.35
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.72% +49.79%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.80 £10.65 £9.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £35.00 £18.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £17.30 £13.25
% change year-on-year
-16.18% +30.56%
Incident Management
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the South East region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
7432 6658 5873
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 75.04% 72.28% 71.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 4184 3709 3086
Average daily rate £393 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 278 262 245
Average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £27.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% +1.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.50 £12.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £55.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

Incident Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Incident Management across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Incident Management Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Incident Management
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Incident Management across the South East region.

Incident Management Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Incident Management
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Incident Management across the South East region over the 3 months to 6 May 2015.

Incident Management Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Incident Management
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Incident Management across the South East region.

Incident Management Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Incident Management
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Incident Management across the South East region over the 3 months to 6 May 2015.

Incident Management Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

Incident Management
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Incident Management within the South East region over the 3 months to 6 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Surrey +16 44 £325 -7.14% 8
Buckinghamshire +26 42 £325 +35.41% 8
Hampshire +21 40 £348 +39.09% 11
Berkshire -5 37 £375 +50.00% 12
East Sussex - 6 £413 - 6
Oxfordshire - 5 £450 - 3
West Sussex -23 4 £580 +36.47% 1
Incident Management
England

Incident Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing Incident Management also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Incident Management.

1 117 (43.01%) ITIL
2 90 (33.09%) Security Cleared
3 82 (30.15%) Windows
4 75 (27.57%) SC Cleared
5 55 (20.22%) Service Management
6 53 (19.49%) SLA
7 49 (18.01%) Microsoft
8 48 (17.65%) HP
9 45 (16.54%) Firewall
10 41 (15.07%) MS Office
11 40 (14.71%) MS Excel
12 36 (13.24%) Telecoms
13 32 (11.76%) DV Cleared
14 30 (11.03%) Problem Management
14 30 (11.03%) Change Management
14 30 (11.03%) SQL
15 29 (10.66%) WAN
16 28 (10.29%) LAN
16 28 (10.29%) Active Directory
17 25 (9.19%) Disaster Recovery
18 23 (8.46%) Information Security
18 23 (8.46%) Cisco
18 23 (8.46%) TCP/IP
18 23 (8.46%) UNIX
19 22 (8.09%) Cisco Certification
19 22 (8.09%) Analytical Skills
20 21 (7.72%) Capacity Management
21 20 (7.35%) Data Analysis
21 20 (7.35%) Linux
21 20 (7.35%) Management Information System

Incident Management
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing Incident Management also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Incident Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 19 (6.99%) IIS
2 12 (4.41%) WebLogic
3 10 (3.68%) MS Exchange
4 8 (2.94%) Oracle 10gAS
5 5 (1.84%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (1.84%) SharePoint
6 4 (1.47%) CMS
6 4 (1.47%) Exchange Server 2007
7 3 (1.10%) NetWeaver
8 2 (0.74%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (0.74%) Lync
9 1 (0.37%) Confluence
9 1 (0.37%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.37%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.37%) Oracle Workflow
9 1 (0.37%) Oracle Application Server
9 1 (0.37%) Live Communications Server
9 1 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 41 (15.07%) MS Office
2 40 (14.71%) MS Excel
3 5 (1.84%) MS Visio
4 3 (1.10%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (1.10%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 10 (3.68%) Oracle EBS
1 10 (3.68%) Oracle Applications
1 10 (3.68%) Oracle EBS R12
2 5 (1.84%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (0.74%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.37%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.37%) SAP MDM
4 1 (0.37%) Remedy AR System
4 1 (0.37%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.74%) Office 365
2 1 (0.37%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 45 (16.54%) Firewall
2 29 (10.66%) WAN
3 28 (10.29%) LAN
4 23 (8.46%) TCP/IP
5 17 (6.25%) OSPF
6 15 (5.51%) SAN
7 12 (4.41%) BGP
8 11 (4.04%) Internet
9 10 (3.68%) Network Security
10 9 (3.31%) Cisco ASA
10 9 (3.31%) MPLS
11 8 (2.94%) Intrusion Detection
12 7 (2.57%) Wireless
12 7 (2.57%) EIGRP
12 7 (2.57%) VPN
12 7 (2.57%) HSRP
13 6 (2.21%) DNS
13 6 (2.21%) ATM
14 5 (1.84%) FTP
14 5 (1.84%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (4.78%) SQL Server
1 13 (4.78%) Oracle Database
2 9 (3.31%) Oracle Database 11g
3 8 (2.94%) Oracle Discoverer
4 6 (2.21%) SQL Server 2000
5 5 (1.84%) DTS
6 4 (1.47%) Crystal Reports
7 3 (1.10%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (0.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.37%) Oracle OLAP
9 1 (0.37%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.37%) DataStax
9 1 (0.37%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.37%) OLAP
9 1 (0.37%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.37%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (0.37%) BusinessObjects
9 1 (0.37%) Data Mining
9 1 (0.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.37%) BusinessObjects XI
Development Applications
1 7 (2.57%) Visual Studio
2 5 (1.84%) JIRA
3 4 (1.47%) ClearCase
3 4 (1.47%) ClearQuest
3 4 (1.47%) Subversion
4 3 (1.10%) Yeoman
5 1 (0.37%) eggPlant
5 1 (0.37%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (0.37%) TeamCity
5 1 (0.37%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.37%) SoapUI
5 1 (0.37%) Bitbucket
General
1 36 (13.24%) Telecoms
2 17 (6.25%) Finance
3 9 (3.31%) Back Office
3 9 (3.31%) Retail
4 4 (1.47%) Automotive
5 3 (1.10%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.10%) Banking
6 2 (0.74%) Billing
6 2 (0.74%) Marketing
6 2 (0.74%) Front Office
6 2 (0.74%) Legal
6 2 (0.74%) Electronics
7 1 (0.37%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.37%) Law
7 1 (0.37%) Private Banking
7 1 (0.37%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 57 (20.96%) Analyst
2 49 (18.01%) Incident Manager
3 20 (7.35%) Administrator
4 18 (6.62%) Service Analyst
4 18 (6.62%) Network Engineer
5 16 (5.88%) Systems Administrator
6 14 (5.15%) Service Desk Analyst
7 13 (4.78%) Service Manager
7 13 (4.78%) Consultant
7 13 (4.78%) Security Engineer
8 11 (4.04%) DBA
9 10 (3.68%) Support Analyst
9 10 (3.68%) Test Manager
9 10 (3.68%) Security Analyst
10 9 (3.31%) Support Engineer
11 8 (2.94%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 8 (2.94%) IP Engineer
11 8 (2.94%) Escalation Manager
12 7 (2.57%) Back Office Engineer
12 7 (2.57%) Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (6.99%) XML
2 10 (3.68%) Middleware
3 9 (3.31%) HTML
3 9 (3.31%) .NET
3 9 (3.31%) Oracle Fusion
4 7 (2.57%) ASP.NET
5 6 (2.21%) COM+
6 3 (1.10%) SAP Basis
6 3 (1.10%) .NET Framework
7 2 (0.74%) SOAP
7 2 (0.74%) J2EE
8 1 (0.37%) CSS
8 1 (0.37%) MSMQ
8 1 (0.37%) CGI
8 1 (0.37%) SAML
8 1 (0.37%) Web Services
8 1 (0.37%) SAP ALE
8 1 (0.37%) Web Dynpro
8 1 (0.37%) SAP Smart Forms
8 1 (0.37%) BAPI
Miscellaneous
1 22 (8.09%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (7.35%) Management Information System
3 11 (4.04%) Computer Science
4 7 (2.57%) Statistics
5 6 (2.21%) Smart Meter
6 5 (1.84%) PKI
6 5 (1.84%) Replication
7 4 (1.47%) Cryptography
8 3 (1.10%) CESG
8 3 (1.10%) Client/Server
9 2 (0.74%) EFT
9 2 (0.74%) Blackberry
9 2 (0.74%) DTV
9 2 (0.74%) Clustering
9 2 (0.74%) Open Source
9 2 (0.74%) iPad
9 2 (0.74%) CMDB
9 2 (0.74%) iPhone
10 1 (0.37%) iSeries
10 1 (0.37%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 82 (30.15%) Windows
2 23 (8.46%) UNIX
3 20 (7.35%) Linux
4 16 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
5 15 (5.51%) Windows 7
6 14 (5.15%) Windows Server 2003
7 10 (3.68%) HPUX
8 9 (3.31%) Windows XP
9 7 (2.57%) Windows Server 2012
10 6 (2.21%) Solaris
11 5 (1.84%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.37%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
12 1 (0.37%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 117 (43.01%) ITIL
2 55 (20.22%) Service Management
3 30 (11.03%) Change Management
3 30 (11.03%) Problem Management
4 25 (9.19%) Disaster Recovery
5 23 (8.46%) Information Security
6 21 (7.72%) Capacity Management
7 20 (7.35%) Service Delivery
7 20 (7.35%) Data Analysis
8 19 (6.99%) Migration
8 19 (6.99%) Configuration Management
9 18 (6.62%) Matrix Management
9 18 (6.62%) Root Cause Analysis
10 16 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
11 15 (5.51%) Performance Tuning
11 15 (5.51%) SIEM
12 13 (4.78%) CRM
12 13 (4.78%) Load Balancing
13 12 (4.41%) Time Management
13 12 (4.41%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 30 (11.03%) SQL
2 12 (4.41%) PL/SQL
3 11 (4.04%) Shell Script
3 11 (4.04%) PowerShell
4 10 (3.68%) VBScript
4 10 (3.68%) VB
5 8 (2.94%) VB.NET
5 8 (2.94%) C#
6 7 (2.57%) VB6
7 6 (2.21%) Perl
8 5 (1.84%) Python
9 4 (1.47%) C
10 3 (1.10%) Java
11 2 (0.74%) C++
11 2 (0.74%) ActionScript
11 2 (0.74%) ActionScript 2.0
12 1 (0.37%) C-shell
12 1 (0.37%) SAPscript
12 1 (0.37%) JavaScript
12 1 (0.37%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 90 (33.09%) Security Cleared
2 75 (27.57%) SC Cleared
3 32 (11.76%) DV Cleared
4 22 (8.09%) Cisco Certification
5 19 (6.99%) Microsoft Certification
6 15 (5.51%) CCNP
7 14 (5.15%) CISSP
8 13 (4.78%) ISTQB
8 13 (4.78%) CCNA
8 13 (4.78%) ITIL Certification
9 10 (3.68%) Degree
10 9 (3.31%) MCSE
11 6 (2.21%) MCP
11 6 (2.21%) CEH
12 5 (1.84%) CISM
13 4 (1.47%) CISA
13 4 (1.47%) MCAD
13 4 (1.47%) MCSD
13 4 (1.47%) HNC
13 4 (1.47%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 53 (19.49%) SLA
2 14 (5.15%) QA
3 8 (2.94%) PCI DSS
4 6 (2.21%) JSP 440
5 5 (1.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.37%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.37%) BS15000
System Software
1 28 (10.29%) Active Directory
2 10 (3.68%) Oracle RAC
2 10 (3.68%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (3.68%) vSphere
3 7 (2.57%) XenApp
4 4 (1.47%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (1.47%) Hyper-V
5 3 (1.10%) VMware ESX
5 3 (1.10%) Snort
6 1 (0.37%) GPFS
6 1 (0.37%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 16 (5.88%) SCOM
1 16 (5.88%) SCSM
2 14 (5.15%) SCOrch
3 13 (4.78%) HP Quality Center
3 13 (4.78%) OpenView
3 13 (4.78%) OVSD
4 11 (4.04%) Oracle RMAN
5 8 (2.94%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 6 (2.21%) Nessus
6 6 (2.21%) SCCM
7 4 (1.47%) Tivoli
8 3 (1.10%) McAfee ePO
8 3 (1.10%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
8 3 (1.10%) FortiGate
9 2 (0.74%) SolarWinds Orion
10 1 (0.37%) Opscode Chef
10 1 (0.37%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 1 (0.37%) Netcool
10 1 (0.37%) Netcool/OMNIbus
10 1 (0.37%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 49 (18.01%) Microsoft
2 48 (17.65%) HP
3 23 (8.46%) Cisco
4 18 (6.62%) McAfee
4 18 (6.62%) VMware
5 16 (5.88%) F5
6 15 (5.51%) Remedy
6 15 (5.51%) IBM
6 15 (5.51%) Oracle
7 10 (3.68%) Juniper
8 7 (2.57%) SAP
8 7 (2.57%) Citrix
9 6 (2.21%) EMC
10 5 (1.84%) Qualys
10 5 (1.84%) ArcSight
11 4 (1.47%) BMC
12 3 (1.10%) NetApp
12 3 (1.10%) Dell
12 3 (1.10%) SolarWinds
12 3 (1.10%) Huawei
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Rate: £14.00 - £16.00 per hour
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